Monthly Archives: July 2015

The Car’s The Star

Could your classic win the Layer Marney Cup? Read More →


The treasures of Kettle’s Yard come to Jerwood Gallery

A striking new show in Hastings, gives fresh impetus to Jerwood Gallery’s burgeoning national and international reputation with art lovers. Read More →


Iconic Films, Iconic Locations

A brand new touring film festival is poised to bring iconic movies to some of Essex’s most historic monuments and locations this summer. Read More →


New Website to Help Visitors Click With Essex

Visit Essex is launching a new version of its popular website in order to give visitors a more user-friendly experience and greater information about this historic, charming and beautiful county. Read More →


Bring us your Bratbys

John Bratby: Everything but the Kitchen Sink, including the Kitchen Sink Read More →


School’s Out & Fun’s In!

Freeport Braintree launches Summer of Fun Read More →


Fright Club

Over 170 American roller coaster fanatics will visit Adventure Island on 28th July, as part of an 11-day tour tackling some of the wildest scream machines Britain has to offer.
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Traveller’s Choice Awards rank Adventure Island in UK’s top 3 amusement parks AND one of the best in Europe

The annual TripAdvisor Traveller’s Choice Awards has seen Southend-on-Sea’s Adventure Island move from 9th to 3rd in the list of Britain’s best amusement parks – and make a new entry at 11th best in Europe.
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Shoal Lot O’ Lovin’ – Baby boom at Southend Sea-Life Adventure Aquarium

Love is clearly in the water at Southend Sea-Life Adventure Aquarium and now the famous seafront attraction is positively teeming with new life, after a piscine baby boom. Read More →


Enjoy a taste of il bel paese at the Southend Italian Festival

La dolce vita returns to celebrate the country that gave the world its cars, cooking and culture Read More →